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Longing for democracy

Sami Selçuk

Longing for democracy

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Published by Yeni Türkiye Publication in Çankaya, Ankara .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Turkey.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- Turkey.,
    • Human rights -- Turkey.,
    • Law reform -- Turkey.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-265).

      StatementSami Selçuk.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1809.A795 S4513 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3536979M
      ISBN 109756782250
      LC Control Number2001441455
      OCLC/WorldCa50622224

      It is the first book I have read about cricket for many years. The book comprises 11 chapters following a long introduction, is pages long with a handful of pictures of which some are in colour and cost £ or so. Quite a lot when these days when e-books cost pennies. Back to this later. I was intrigued by the title "Democracy's XI"/5(77).   David Frum’s “Trumpocracy” takes aim at the president and those who empower him, and “How Democracies Die,” by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt, reads at times like a .


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